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What's your purpose?

Thursday, March 28, 2013

"It may be that your sole purpose in life is simply to serve as a warning to others."
~ Unknown
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CLPURNELL 3/31/2013 12:00AM


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MCJULIEO 3/29/2013 12:25PM

    In other words:
"There is no example so bad that it cannot be used as a bad example."

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DEBRA0818 3/29/2013 8:58AM

    Actually, the author of that saying is a humorist named Ashleigh Brilliant ( He wrote (in one of his epigrams):

"It's possible that my whole purpose in life is to serve as a warning to others."

Demotivators ( adapted it in a satiric poster that says: "It could be that the purpose of your life is only to serve as a warning to others" with a picture of a ship sinking.

It's one of those sayings that is meant humorously, but like all good humor, there's a certain amount of truth in feeling that way sometimes...

Ashleigh Brilliant has had a long, hard fight to keep his copyrighted material from being used by others, but he's so witty that people cannot help but cadge some of his sayings for their own purposes.

I use his "Pot-Shots" in my blogs almost every time (I have copyright permission to use them). He's AWESOME!


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PATTYKLAVER 3/29/2013 8:47AM

    I've met people like that.

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1CRAZYDOG 3/29/2013 8:06AM

    Oh my! The overwhelming lesson I've learned is that sometimes, even though I may not realize it, my actions or words may have a profound affect on someone. That is something to always keep in mind!

Happy Easter! HUGS

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LHLADY517 3/28/2013 11:59PM

    I struggle figuring out my purpose in life. I'm not good at introspective stuff.

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TLG71567 3/28/2013 9:20PM

    That seems so sad.

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